Between Shades of Gray

By Emily Lintt


In 1941 15 year old Lina, her mother, and brother are taken out of their home on a cold night by Soviet troops. Taken to Siberia to work for food and shelter, Lina refuses to give up her hope. Hope for family. Hope for her country. Hope for first love. When Lina meets a boy she barely knows but can not lose......will hope keep her alive?

Why You Should Read This Book.

By Emily Lintt

I recommend Between Shades of Gray because it is quite entertaining and keeps you on the edge of your seat. The lessons in this book teach you a thing or two about life, and to never give up. Read this book and i bet you will love it.

About the Author: Ruta Sepetys

Ruta Sepetys is a Lithuanian-American writer . Her popular novel, Between Shades of Gray, was a New York Times Bestseller. It describes Stalin's reign of terror in the Baltics and was inspired by her family history. Ruta Sepetys was born in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of a Lithuanian refugee.
Author Ruta Sepetys talks about the true history behind Between Shades of Gray
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